Claims of anxiety and mental health issues helped a Point Pleasant woman avoid jail time for hitting a teen on her bike and fleeing from the scene two summers ago. The mother of the young victim, who suffered a traumatic brain injury, says the sentence of probation and community service suggests there’s no real consequence for a hit and run.

Jersey Shore school districts losing millions in state aid are throwing up a Hail Mary ahead of Governor Phil Murphy's budget address scheduled for Tuesday, as they hope he'll reconfigure the S2 legislation.

New Jerseyans would get a refund if their internet, phone or cable service is out for three days or longer, under a bill endorsed by an assembly committee.

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